International TeamGym Cup joy for Scarborough gymnasts

The Scarborough Gymnastics Academy team, who took third place at the International Team Gym Cup with Nicky Grunwell,front centre, of sponsors Pinkney Grunwell Picture by Neil Silk 140349b
The Scarborough Gymnastics Academy team, who took third place at the International Team Gym Cup with Nicky Grunwell,front centre, of sponsors Pinkney Grunwell Picture by Neil Silk 140349b
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Scarborough Gymnastics Academy have earned third place overall in the women’s section of the International TeamGym Cup.

The squad, made up of junior aged gymnasts, turned on the style when they travelled to Gran Canaria to compete in the final leg of the championship.

Within the tournament the Scarborough All Stars British team were up against teams from Italy, Germany, Norway, Denmark, Czech Republic, Austria and other teams from Great Britain within the whole championship.

The team, who also representing Great Britain, included 12 gymnasts, four coaches, two judges and a welfare officer.  

Coach Nikii Walker said: “Everybody at SGA would like to thank Pinkney Grunwell Lawyers, Nippy Taxis and Hendry Builders for the kind donation of new kit for the gymnasts who took part in the International TeamGym cup tournament in Gran Canaria.

“The Scarborough team received an amazing contribution of team jackets from Pinkney Grunwell Lawyers, polo shirts from Nippy Taxis and vest tops from Hendry Builders (Halifax).”

Nicky Grunwell, of Pinkney Grunwell Lawyers, said: “We are proud to sponsor such a successful team and wish Scarborough Gymnastics Academy continued success for the future.”